Summer Session 2019

June 3-August 15

NOW OPEN!

8-week Session ~ Class once a week

Hip Hop ~ Ages 6 and up

Time to get FUNKY this summer with this high energy class that not only teaches hip hop movements and technique but also instills rhythm and precision. Required Attire:  Any dance clothes that is comfortable to dance and move in and sneakers. No jeans. Please register in your current level.

Level 1 & 2                 Monday          3:30-4:30pm   $120   June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

Level 3 & 4                 Monday          4:30-5:30pm   $120   June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

 

Ballet Technique ~ Primary Ballet – Ballet 4

Ballet is the basic foundation for most forms of dance. Ballet provides the technique you need to flourish in all other dance styles. Improving balance, posture, flexibility and self-confidence. Meraki ballet classes ensure dancers know proper technique and terminology. **Required for dancers interested in moving up to pointe.

Primary-Ballet 1         Tuesday          4:30-5:30pm  $120    June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

Ballet 2, 3 & 4             Monday          5:30-7:00pm  $145    June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

 

Acro/Contortion

You will FLIP over this summer class as you work on gymnastic skills, improve flexibility and learn fun, exciting and breathtaking tricks. Required Attire:  Gymnastics or dance leotard, shorts/tank tops.  No shoes for this class. Please register in your current level.

Acro/Cont 1 & 2        Tuesday          5:30-6:30pm   $120   June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

Acro/Cont 3 & 4        Monday          7:00-8:30pm   $145   June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22

 

Fairytale Ballet ~ Ages 3-6yrs

Welcome to a magical ballet class filled with imagination, wonder and creativity.  Each week is centered around a different princess, Fairytale character or storybook character.  We will dance, move, act out and dress up in this 45-minute class that provides dancers with ballet technique as well as magical excitement.  Required Attire:  Any color leotard and ballet slippers. Dancers may also wear tutus, skirts, tights or leggings.

Fairytale Ballet           Tuesday          10:30-11:15am             $120 June 4,11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23

Fairytale Ballet           Tuesday          12:00-12:45pm             $120  June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23 

Fairytale Ballet           Friday            10:30-11:15am            $120  June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26 

Ballet/Tap ~ Ages 3-6yrs

This is a combination class including ballet and tap. Students will learn technique, terminology, and musicality in both styles. Students will also work on leaps, turns, and choreography. This class is designed for students looking for a more technique filled class (compared to Fairytale Ballet). Required Attire:  Any color leotard, dancers may also wear tutus, skirts, tights or leggings. This class requires ballet slippers and black tap shoes.

Ballet/Tap                  Tuesday          11:15-12:00pm              $100  June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23 

Ballet/Tap                  Friday            11:15-12:00pm             $100  June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26 

 

Music & Movement ~ Ages 18 mo-3yrs

This class is an introduction to musicality geared toward dancers ages 18 mo-3 years. We will focus on creative movement, body awareness, rhythm, and tempo.  Required Attire:  Any dance clothes that is comfortable to dance and move in and ballet slippers.

Music & Movement    Friday             10-10:30am       $80   June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26

Adult Workout Class

Whole body conditioning class designed to strengthen and tone muscles, improve posture, flexibility, balance and work together toward the goal of overall fitness.  Taught by a certified Instructor in Pilates & Yoga. 

Saturday          10:00-11:00am          $100       June 8, 15, 22, 29 July 6, 13, 20, 27

MDA Summer Camps

 

June Camp ~ Turns/Leaps/Tricks

This camp was created for the dancer who wants to give extra attention to improving the technique needed for advanced turns and leaps. Along with leap and turn combinations, this camp will increase your flexibility, strength and endurance.  Required Attire: Leotard or fitted top, fitted shorts/fitted capris, jazz pants, etc.  Hair pulled back.

June 18, 19 & 20         5:30pm-7:30pm         Ages 8 and up                        $75

 

July Camp ~ Ballet Boot Camp

Develop your technique and grow as an artist. During these 2-hour ballet classes dancers will learn about Ballet history, injury prevention, correct terminology and more all while improving on their ballet technique.  Required Attire: Leotard, tights, fitted top, shorts/capris/jazz pants, and ballet slippers. Hair up in a ballet bun

July 9, 10 & 11                       5:30pm-7:30pm         Ages 6 and up                        $75

 

August Camp ~ Jazz & Contemporary

Jazz and contemporary are fun, upbeat styles that have a firm technique and strength base. Jazz is a great form of dance for any age, developing strength and flexibility, while teaching important technique, contemporary and performance skills.

August 13, 14, 15      5:30pm-7:30pm         Ages 8 and up            $75

 

***NEW***Aerial Silks Workshop

Welcoming instructors from the National Dance Academy in Iowa.  Introduction to the fabric will begin with knot work low to the ground exploring maneuvers and poses most commonly seen in aerial yoga. Students will also learn the fundamental climbs, foot locks, exercises, and tricks seen in aerial silks. By the end of the camp, flyers will have enough knowledge to create their own mini-sequence.  

August 1st and 2nd      5:30-7:30pm              Ages 6 and up                        $75

 

MDA Summer Intensive

Train with guest artists from across the USA and explore different styles in this 4-day intensive ​that will transform your technique, ignite your artistry, and inspire your spirit! Disciplines include: Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Waving, Jazz Funk, Acrobatics and much more!  Back by popular demand, guest instructors will be returning again this summer to share their talents!

July 22, 23, 24 & 25               10:00am-4:00pm        Ages 8 and up                        $225

Register NOW for Summer

Registration accepted at the studio or by using our online registration form below.

For more information about our Summer Session please call: 

(702) 778-8688 or email: info@MerakiDanceAcademy.com

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